Out of My Mind

  Out of My Mind by Sharon Draper


Belly Up

  Belly Up by Stuart Gibbs


Online Stories

Storyline Online is a wonderful website that offers free online stories read by members of the Screen Actors Guild.

You can listen to a story and do activities based on that story. Please check out this website and listen to and view a great story.

More online stories and website are available on our Recommended Sites page.


Bookworms Book Club

A book discussion for 3-5 grade students. Meets the 3rd Thursday of the month in the Storyhour Room at 7:00 pm. Sign up at the Children's desk or contact Angie Bayne at 634-6064 x. 253 or

October 16: Rump by Liesl Shurtliff


Summer Reading Club

Our summer reading program ends on August 31st, so there still is time to turn in your completed reading logs! Come in today, and claim your prizes!


Family Craft Night: Shadow Puppets

Monday, September 29
7:00 - 8:00 pm
MRRL Art Gallery
All ages. No reservations needed.

Learn about the classic art form of cutout shadow puppets, and create your own to try out at the library.



Family Science Mondays

On the following Mondays, throughout the summer!
An hour of science-related acitivities for children and their families.
All ages. No reservations needed.

Monday, June 30, 11:00 am - Noon: Fly Away
Fold, decorate, and fly paper airplanes and helicopters. Zoom through hoops, land on pads, and complete goofy challenges.

Monday, July 14, 11:00 am - Noon: Sink & Float
Sinking boats, dancing raisins, ketchup packet divers. Explore bouyancy through hands-on experiments.


Tail Waggin' Tutors

Bring your favorite book to read to one of the trained therapy dogs. All ages. No reservations needed.

Tuesday, September 16, 7:00-8:00 pm
Tuesday, October 7 & 21, 7:00-8:00 pm

Thursday, September 11, 6:00-7:00 pm
Thursday, October 9, 6:00-7:00 pm


Family Movie Nights

6:00-8:00 pm
Family event. Bring a folding chair, sleeping bag, blanket or pillow and join the fun. Light snacks and drinks provided.
Note: This is an after-hours event. The front library doors will close at 6:15.

Friday, September 19: Muppets Most Wanted (PG)

Friday, October 17: Frankenweenie (PG)


LEGO Block Party nights

Ages 5-12. Limited to the first 45 participants on the evening of the event. A sign-in sheet will be available 30-minutes before start time.
For more information, contact Eric Lyon, 634-6064, ext 229.

Free-building LEGO fun at the library with standard bricks, mini-figures, and specialty pieces.

6:30-8:00 pm in the MRRL Art Gallery
Monday, September 8
Monday, October 6
Monday, November 3
Monday, December 1